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Rule "Collocation: interest for/in"

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Description: Collocation: interest for/in
Message: The usual collocation for "\1" is "in", not "\2". Did you mean \1 in?
Category: Collocations (ID: COLLOCATIONS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • I am interested for the sea.
    Correction suggestion: interested in
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • I am interested in the sea.
  • As a love interest for Spider-Man, the Black Cat would go on to be an...
  • This started an immense interest for ABBA in Australia, resulting in both the single a...
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: INTEREST_FOR_IN [122]
Version: 6.0-SNAPSHOT (2022-11-28 21:33:02 +0000)